The ever growing regulatory and commercial pressure to both safeguard and, where appropriate, share information means that the obligations on organisations to ensure compliance with a raft of legislation is steadily increasing.
This is especially so for housing associations, taking into account the complexity of the work undertaken, the sensitivity of information held about tenants and the requirement to work alongside, and share information with, third party organisations. This will no doubt become increasingly complex with the impending changes to data protection legislation, currently due to come into force in 2018.
Bevan Brittan has an in-depth knowledge of the unique challenges that face our housing association clients. Our Information Law team are on hand to provide accessible and high-quality advice, ranging from one off queries and instructions to retainer style arrangements to give you comfort that your organisation is legally compliant in this complex area.
We provide advice that is both pragmatic and cost-effective, to ensure that matters are managed proactively and with as little impact as possible on clients’ core businesses. This includes:
If you would to receive any information regarding our information law services please contact a member of the Information Law team (overleaf) or your usual Bevan Brittan contact.